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Controversies in Science and Technology

From Maize to Menopause (Science and Technology in Society)

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of science,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Popular science,
  • Technology: General Issues,
  • Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Social Aspects,
  • Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • General,
  • Antibiotics in agriculture,
  • Genetic engineering,
  • Hormone therapy,
  • Menopause,
  • Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDaniel Lee Kleinman (Editor), Abby J. Kinchy (Editor), Jo Handelsman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9457915M
    ISBN 100299203948
    ISBN 109780299203948

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